The Los Angeles Angels have released 30-year old righty reliever Al Alburquerque. He pitched in 2 games (0 starts) for the Angels this year and he was 0-0 with a 4.50 ERA and a 2.00 WHIP. Alburquerque also pitched in 28 games (3 starts) in Rookie+AAA-ball for the Angels this year and he was 1-0 with 8 saves, a 3.25 ERA and a 1.45 WHIP. Alburquerque has now pitched in 243 games (0 starts) in his first six years in the show and he is 17-6 with 1 save, a 3.21 ERA and a 1.34 WHIP. He will have little trouble finding a new team to pitch for.